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Have you ever wondered why so few moderate Muslim voices are heard in the public debate? I used to, until I started to defend my faith against its extremist defamers. I then found out that any Muslim who ventures into this arena to stand up against hardliners is subject to fierce and immediate character assassination.
As the general election looms, Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party will field candidates to stand as MPs for the very first time. While they claim to campaign for Brexit, and not much else, investigations by Scram News have revealed that several Brexit Party candidates have strong views about another subject: Islam.
Author Graeme Truelove will be speaking in Ottawa (November 2, click here for details) and Toronto (November 16, click here for details) at book launches for his new work “Un-Canadian: Islamophobia in the True North”, published by Nightwood Editions.
Muslim students will share their stories Saturday at a nonprofit-hosted forum called: “Address Bigotry, Hate and Islamophobia in the Community.”
Speaking at a press conference on Sunday where he announced the death of the Islamic State group (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the US President Donald Trump threatened to “drop” captured IS fighters on the UK border if the government does not start repatriating them from Syrian camps.
When a far-right French official disrupted a regional council meeting to demand that a Muslim woman accompanying a group of schoolchildren be ordered to remove her headscarf, “in the name of our secular principles,” her own child buried his head in her shoulder and cried.
Mandla Mandela has called for the arrest of those who destroyed 80 Muslim tombstones and graves in the Mowbray Muslim cemetery in Cape Town.
Anti-Trudeau conspiracies are being disseminated in earnest ahead of the general election, echoing US ‘birthers’, who alleged Obama was ineligible for office or was secretly a Muslim
Hamas lawmaker Marwan Abu Ras, who heads the bloc of Hamas MPs in the Palestinian Arab parliament, said Sunday that normalization with the “occupying state”, a reference to Israel, is a crime against Islam which amounts to treason on the national level.
It is still unclear what circumstances led to the deaths of 39 people who were found in the refrigerated trailer in a lorry park outside London…
The U.S. is on track to not admit any refugees in October, following the cancellation of hundreds of flights intended to bring refugees to the country, CNN reported Tuesday.
Two men in their seventies have been shot by a fellow pensioner in the Basque region of France. They interrupted the man as he tried to set fire to a mosque. Police later arrested the suspect.